Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1142453

Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
Halysidota tessellaris

Observation date: September 20, 2017
Date notes: found this caterpillar where I work and everyone is curious what it is
Submitted by: Maria Roberts
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: was on our porch on a cloudy date. very active
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: January 23, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.